News Details

P6 ‘doesn’t taste good’ after leading race – Sainz

McLaren’s Carlos Sainz admits his sixth place result at the Portuguese Grand Prix “doesn’t taste very good” after leading the opening laps of the race. Starting the grand prix on the Soft tyres, Sainz progressed from seventh on the grid to second by the end of the opening lap, before overtaking Valtteri Bottas for the lead on lap two. Sainz remained out in front until lap six, and began to slip backwards as his Soft tyres took on graining and his rivals, who were on Medium compound, moved forward. After making up places following his pit stop on lap 26, he completed a last lap overtake on Sergio Perez for sixth. “I really enjoyed those first few laps, to lead the race,” Sainz...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bottas on why soft tyre request was turned down

Valtteri Bottas has said it was 'too early' to switch to soft tyres after...
6mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Albon struggling with the tyres: "We had a hard...

It looked like Alexander Albon could qualify behind Max Verstappen in...
6mo ago from GPBlog.com

F3 champion Piastri to get first F1 run as Renault...

FIA Formula 3 champion Oscar Piastri will get his first taste of Formula...
6mo ago from Crash.net

F3 Champ Piastri bags first F1 test with Renault

Formula 3 World Champion, Oscar Piastri, will get his first taste of...
6mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez paces damp French MotoGP FP3 ahead of Savadori

Marc Marquez led the way at the end of third practice for the French Grand...

French Moto2 Grand Prix, Le Mans - Free Practice (3)...

Slick tyres, but some damp patches mean the Friday times remain unbeaten....
1h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Grosjean: ‘It's like being alive again' after...

Romain Grosjean has described taking his maiden IndyCar pole position as...

Grosjean claims maiden IndyCar pole for GMR GP

Romain Grosjean claimed his maiden IndyCar pole position, to start...
12h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

‘Methodical’ McLaughlin proud to crack Fast Six

McLaughlin was the second best Team Penske pilot
11h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal board make decision on Mikel Arteta as...

Mikel Arteta will be staying at Arsenal, with the club set to back him in...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Camden turn can yellow to celebrate '71

To mark 50 years since our famous first league and FA Cup double and to...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Mikel Arteta could use Arsenal shirt number to tempt...

Mikel Arteta could reportedly hand Emile Smith Rowe the vacant no. 10...
5h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Three Brazilian giants will fight over Arsenal ace as...

David Luiz's tenure with Arsenal will come to an end next month as the...
5h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.